How to Install MacPorts High Sierra 10.13 Mac OS X Easy Guide

Mac MacPorts High Sierra 10.13 Install



Hello Mac User! This Tutorial Shows You Step-by-step How-to Install and Getting-Started with the MacPorts on Mac OS X 10.13 High Sierra BSD.

The whole process is neither long nor difficult, it require only a Basic Command Practice

Installing MacPorts from Source is the Only way Currently available for Mac OS X 10.13 High Sierra.

But with the Installation from SVN Repo you receive the Latest Updates and Enhancements of MacPorts.

How to Install MacPorts High Sierra 10.13 - Featured
  1. Required XCode Installation for MacPorts:

    Latest XCode on AppStore Install
  2. Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    How to Install MacPorts High Sierra 10.13 - Open Terminal
  3. Install XCode Command Line Tools

    sudo xcode-select --install
  4. Check out MacPorts source

    sudo mkdir -p /opt/mports
    cd /opt/mports
    sudo svn checkout https://svn.macports.org/repository/macports/trunk/base

    Actions to perform Checking out the SVN Repo:

    Hit q to Exit on License Agreement
    Enter “agree” to take it
    Type ‘p’ to Accept the certificate
    If the Connection is broken then Try Again…

  5. Installing the MacPorts

    cd base
    sudo ./configure --enable-readline
    sudo make
    sudo make install

    Then Entire process will Take only a Few Minutes…

  6. Update the System PATH

    sudo nano /etc/profile

    Append

    export PATH=$PATH:/opt/local/bin

    Ctrl+x to Save Changes & Exit from nano Editor
    Load the New PATH Set-Up

    sudo source /etc/profile
  7. Checking MacPorts Installation

    which port
  8. Updating MacPorts Tree

    sudo port -v selfupdate
  9. Getting-Started with MacPorts Packages Installation:

    MacPorts Quick-Start Guide